Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Principal’s Committees

Shared Leadership

The following groups contribute to the shared leadership of the Okanagan campus:

 Group Participants  Mandate  Meetings
Okanagan Leadership Team
  • DVC
  • DVC Direct Reports
  • Deans
A working committee that takes shared leadership of campus-wide administrative planning and goal setting. It provides advice and leadership on key  initiatives and issues Monthly, prior to Senate, or as required
Aboriginal Advisory Committee
  • DVC
  • Provost
  • AVP Students
The Aboriginal Advisory Committee considers the current state of Aboriginal activities on UBC’s Okanagan campus, identifies priority areas of focus for the future, and helps implement strategies to advance these priorities. Quarterly or as needed
Deans’ Council
  • Provost
  • Deans
A forum to discuss academic business such as program development, enhancing the academic infrastructure, budget, hiring, strategic enrollment, etc.Provides advice to the Provost on issues relating to teaching Twice monthly
Research Advisory Council
  • Vice-Principal, Research
  • Deans or designates
 A forum to discuss strategic issues related to research Monthly or as needed
Okanagan Heads Up
  • Associate Deans/Unit Heads
  • Directors
  • Managers
A venue for consultation and discussion of various campus initiatives and programs to facilitate shared understanding and action on key programs, initiatives and leadership practices Twice per year or as needed